Shaun Ford is a self-advocate from Seguin. “As a devotee of disability studies, I want to bring what I learn in this program to the community,” Ford said. “When it comes to improving education and inclusion for people with disabilities, there are difficult, yet productive conversations to be had.”
Creating a Public Disability Studies Curriculum
Develop a curriculum to introduce people to the field of disability studies and affect macro-level change. The curriculum will include lessons on the social model of disability, the eugenics movement, and how people with disabilities can work together to spur social change.